We plan on going to the Shedd aquarium, maybe the museum of science and industry, lincoln park zoo, navy pier and exploring wicker park. My kids would also like to take the L....We live in madison, don't get to chicago very often. Recently lived in San Francisco and love city life. Have rented homes in SF for trips there, often works out better than hotels with kids. I am a psych RN and my husband is a software engineer.